Senior Makerspace Officer

Manawatū District Community Hub is being built and will be completed by mid-2024. We provide opportunities for young to old for social interaction and well-being, recreation, to feed their knowledge and imaginations, rebuild their lives, find direction, and upskill themselves.

We are looking for a Senior Makerspace Officer to join our Community Hub Team. This is an exciting new role that promotes a community-driven space and learning environment to help shape the innovators and entrepreneurs of the future. To be successful in this role, you will have an affinity for helping people, be technologically savvy, be a keen tinkerer, and be confident in teaching and interacting with our diverse community. You will have the ability to develop and implement digital literacy, Makerspace and technology-focused programs, activities, and events. These could be onsite, or out in our community through our outreach services.

If you are passionate about working with technology and becoming an enabler for the community to explore, create, and develop skills in the Makerspace. Have experience providing excellent customer experiences, a ‘can do’ attitude, and a high level of literacy, then you may be the person we are looking for.

This position is full-time on a roster basis over 7 days, with shifts often until 9:30 pm.

If this sounds like you, we would LOVE to hear from you!

The salary range for this role is $57,000 – $68,700 plus a range of benefits including flexibility, a family-friendly environment, and support for fitness/wellness.

A pre-employment drug and alcohol test and criminal check is a requirements of this position.

To apply for this job go to: https://mdccareers.co.nz/Vacancies & enter ref code: 6223274.

Applications close 06 February 2023